Vall d'Hebron "erases" scarring with stem cells

Dr Barret células madre
The 15 July issue of the Periódico de Catalunya newspaper published the therapeutic advances achieved by Hospital Vall d'Hebron's Department of Plastic Surgery, located in Barcelona and directed by Dr Joan Pere Barret. They have successfully inserted adipose tissue-derived stem cells under scars caused by major burns. The cells were selected and cultured in accordance with pharmaceutical standards at the Blood and Tissue Bank's Advanced Therapies Unit.
The same article referred to osteoarthritis treatments conducted by ITRT with mesenchymal stem cells.
 
The "El Periódico" article can be downloaded in PDF format here.